Hollins Lane , Accrington , BB5 2QY
Tel: 01254 233500
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The Governors are seeking to appoint a talented, highly motived and outstanding teacher to lead our English department. The successful candidate should be experienced, well-qualified, with the vision and energy to inspire and motivate young people.

The Hollins is an oversubscribed, highly successful 11-16 school which provides a warm, caring environment; where attainment is above average and achievement is good.

The Hollins has been granted an Academy Order which will most likely lead to conversion in early 2022 and would be a founder member of the Lancashire Education Trust.

Application forms and further details are available from Mrs K Shorrock, Headteacher’s PA. Please email

Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

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